newssports11 hours ago

World Challenge Cup Series Gymnastics | Ashish Kumar, Rakesh Kumar Patra, and Shraddha Talekar to represent India

Ashish Kumar will lead the three-member Indian gymnastics team in the upcoming World Challenge Cup Series gymnastics tournament in Osijek, Croatia, from May 23 to 26. Two other Indians Rakesh Kumar Patra and Shraddha Talekar will also be a part of the Indian contingent in the global event.
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newssports2 days ago

Eelco Schattorie appointed as new coach of Kerala Blasters FC

Eelco Schattorie has penned a deal as the coach of Kerala Blasters after guiding NorthEast United FC to the play-off stage for the first time in the 2018 season of the Indian Super League. The Dutchman had previously coached the likes of Prayag United, East Bengal FC and Al-Ettifaq in Saudi Arabia.
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newssports4 days ago

Ultimate Kho Kho | Organisers tweak rules to make the sport more “modern” and “exciting”

The organisers of the upcoming Kho Kho league in India – Ultimate Kho Kho have made some changes in the standard rules to make the franchise-based tournament more “exciting and modern”. One of the important change is the time of play in each innings has been reduced to seven minutes from nine.
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newssports5 days ago

AFI to appoint first High Performance Director for athletes since 2015

After the last High-Performance Director left his post back in October 2015, the Athletic Federation of India is en route to appoint another one in Germany’s Volker Herrmann ahead of Tokyo Olympics. Herrmann’s job would be to look after coaches, pick training places and decide meets.
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newssports5 days ago

IOA to meet Indian government concerning Pakistan athletes’ visa issue

Indian Olympic Association secretary general Rajeev Mehta has revealed that he has plans of talking to the government after the general elections regarding Pakistan athletes’ visa issues. At the moment, India is banned by the Olympic world body from hosting future events of international stature.
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newssports5 days ago

Reports : Top Indian athletes to accompany President in functions

According to reports, the Rashtrapati Bhavan has requested the Sports Ministry for a provision where India’s top sportspersons would be accompanying the President during events as per their availability. The recommended names include Virat Kohli, Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal, Hima Das, and more.
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newssports8 days ago

Jehan Daruvala wins inaugural round of Formula 3 Championship, makes history

India’s Jehan Daruwala created history by winning the opening round of the brand new FIA Formula 3 Championship at the the Spanish F1 Grand Prix on Sunday. Starting his career in Karting at the age of 10, Jehan has won numerous national championships in it before venturing into this sport.
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newssports8 days ago

British Open | Gaganjeet Bhullar ends campaign Tied-25th

India’s Gaganjeet Bhullar extended his good form on to Sunday in the British open with a sold display for two-under 70 in the final round as he ended Tied-25th at the British Masters, which also became his second-best finish of the season. Marucs Kinhult held his nerves on the final day.
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newssports9 days ago

Aabhishek Mishra, Adrian Metge and Ankur Chauhan win Desert Storm Rally

Indian driver Aabhishek Mishra dominated the tough Desert Storm Rally to win the title for the fourth time on Saturday and become the third driver to manage to defend the title. Adrian Metge and Ankur Chauhan also emerged champions in the Moto and Endure categories respectively.
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newssports10 days ago

British Open | Gaganjeet Bhullar shoots five-under 211 on Day Three

Gaganjeet Bhullar had a mixed day at the British Open with the winds picking in the afternoon making things difficult as the Indian shot one-under 71 for a total of five-under 211 to be placed tied 32nd. Matt Wallace and Marcus Kinhult are in a different battle as they share the lead at 14-under.
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